Eliminating Violence Against Children
Handbook for Parliamentarians
This handbook is designed to promote active and effective follow-up by Parliaments and parliamentarians throughout the world to the recommendations
of the United Nations Secretary- General’s Study on Violence against Children. This handbook uses, with permission, text from the report of the UN Secretary-
General’s Study to the General Assembly and from the complementary World Report on Violence against Children. The ultimate goal of this handbook is to
move States rapidly towards the elimination of all forms of violence against children.